Thoughts on pop culture, movies, TV, music, sports, technology, business, life, and whatever. Doing something for the fun of it.
034: Covid with special guest Jon Madsen
We were going to discuss movie songs but talked about podcasts, COVID, what this will change, TV and movies, and how all of the home broadcasts could be so much better with just a little bit of work.
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Personal Finance - Emotional with Special Guest Michael Perrone
Michael is a good friend from business school days and he recently published the book "Money Master: How to Stop Worrying and Finally Succeed with Money". We talk about his book and the emotional side of personal finance. It's more than just math!
You can also check out his website www.changebrothers.com for more tips on how to deal with the emotional side of money matters.
Donation link for this episode is Endhomelessness.org
031: Movies during Christmas and Scott's Birthday
Scott had a big birthday this year so we watched some of his films at a local movie theater. I took the opportunity to record some friends talking about their favorite movies to watch during the holidays. Includes lots of movie trailers.
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030: The Lost Episode with Special Guest jon madsen
The lost episode recorded while the podcast was on hiatus. Topics include:
HQ Trivia Subscription models and unit economics The downfall of Moviepass Why we still can't get all the movies we want jon's jokes jon on Mutual aka Mormon Tinder (this part is long and ends at the 1hr 28 min mark) Twitter highlights and do you have your soundcloud ready? A socialist? Quitters Donate to Toys for Tots
029: Super Bowl Prop Game with Special Guest Joe Evans
The annual Super Bowl prop game is now a podcast. Joe and I go through the fun game for all ages you can play at your Super Bowl party. Categories include:
Coin toss - who wins and is it head or tails The color of Pink's hair Will there be a safety Will Justin Timberlake cover a Prince song (and what color will his shoes be) Will the Pats convert a 4th down Will Nick Foles throw an interception Will a FG hit the uprights or crossbar And yes who will win the game We also covered Joe's greatest Halloween costume ever (and it's surprising effectiveness).
You can download the prop game here and print it off for your party.
028: Airing of Grievances with Special Guest jon Madsen
Jon is back for to discuss his annual airing of grievances. The blog post can be found here.
In the first 10 minutes, we rank coins. Then we air the grievances.
Sample of items grieved:
Bathroom etiquette Keyboard layout Earphones Twitter Breakfast potatoes Shipping Ignorance Socks Merry Christmas Coupons. Non-profit of the week: The Salvation Army
Informative and Fun
This is a great podcast. Simple format. Excellent guests. A fun conversation to listen to
Can you review your own podcast?
Turns out you can! I give myself a 5 star because... well... ego.
Feel free to give it a listen, rate it, send me feedback, or not.
It's surprisng what you can learn!
The best conversations are always casual and unrehersed. That is where you find the genius ideas. Great ideas can come from anywhere.
The best podcasts Rhett produces are the episodes with Jon Madsen. These two guys have a style and complentary outlook that is amazing. The only thing that would make this podcast better would be if they put episode specific artwork on each show.